Holy Cross Travels To Army On Wednesday

Jenn Dynis

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GAME DAY QUICK FACTS:
The Teams: Holy Cross (14-9, 6-6 PL) vs. Army (17-5, 9-2 PL)
Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: Christl Arena (5,043)
Television: None
Radio: None
Video Streaming: Patriot League Network | Click here to watch
Unofficial Live Statistics: CBS Sports Game Center | Click here to view
Series Record: Holy Cross leads, 33-21
Last Meeting: Army 70, Holy Cross 57 (January 15, 2014; Worcester, Mass.)

PROBABLE HOLY CROSS STARTERS:
Pos., No., Name, Ht., Cl.
G, 2, Brisje Malone, 5-9, Sr.
G, 12, Lisa Mifsud, 5-7, So.
G, 22, Alex Smith, 5-8, Sr.
F, 31, Raquel Scott, 6-0, So.
C, 40, Molly Hourigan, 6-4, So.

INSIDE THE SERIES:
Overall: Holy Cross leads, 33-21
At Holy Cross: Holy Cross leads, 17-9
At Army: Holy Cross leads, 15-11
Current Win Streak: Army, two games
First Meeting: At Holy Cross on Jan. 23, 1991 (HC, 67-57)
Last Holy Cross Win: At Army on Jan. 30, 2013 (51-46)
Last Army Win: At Holy Cross on Jan. 15, 2014 (70-57)
In Overtime Games: N/A
Bill Gibbons vs. Army: 33-21
Dave Magarity vs. Holy Cross: 11-6

SETTING THE STAGE: The Holy Cross women's basketball team (14-9, 6-6 PL) will play its 24th game of the campaign on Wednesday, Feb. 12, when it travels to West Point, N.Y. to take on Army (17-5, 9-2 PL) at 7:00 p.m. The Black Knights claimed the first game of the season series on Jan. 15, 2014 in a 70-57 victory over Holy Cross at the Hart Center. Last year, the two teams split the season series with a pair of road victories for each squad. The Crusaders last win came on Jan. 30, 2013, as they defeated Army by a score of 51-46 at Christl Arena. This will be the 55th meeting between these two schools, with Holy Cross holding the 33-21 series advantage. In games played in West Point, the Crusaders hold a 15-11 edge in the series. The two teams have split the last 10 games of the series with a 5-5 record. This series dates back to Jan. 23, 1991, as Holy Cross earned the 67-57 victory at the Hart Center. The Crusaders won eight of the first 10 games of this series from 1991 to 1996 and also hold the longest winning streak of the series at nine games from 1997-2001.

LAST TIME OUT: The Crusaders are coming off a tough, 82-79, loss at Bucknell on Feb. 8. Holy Cross held the 63-49 lead with 10:07 left in the second half, but a 28-7 surge by the Bison gave them the 77-70 advantage with 3:55 on the clock. Holy Cross cut the deficit to one point (80-79) with 21 seconds left in the half, but Bucknell put the game away with a pair of free throws. The Crusaders had one final attempt to force overtime, but their three-point attempt clanked off the rim as time expired. Holy Cross held the 44-40 halftime lead, before they used a 19-9 rally to gain the 63-49 lead midway through the second stanza. The Crusaders were led by sophomore Lisa Mifsud (Erie, Pa.) who tallied a team-best 16 points and five assists. Senior Brisje Malone (Springfield, Mass.) recorded 15 points, four assists and four steals, while junior Emily Parker (Johnston, Iowa) totaled 15 points and a team-high eight rebounds.

CRUSADERS CONTINUE PATRIOT LEAGUE SLATE: Through 12 games in the Patriot League schedule, Holy Cross is tied for fifth place with Lafayette in the conference with a 6-6 record. The Crusaders trail Navy (10-2), Army (9-2), American (9-3) and Bucknell (8-4) in the league standings.

WHAT'S TRENDING?: Holy Cross has done well this season when it scores 70 or more points in a game, as its record is 11-3 in those contests. When the Crusaders hold teams under 70 points, they are 13-2, while they are 13-1 in games where they hold the halftime lead. In games played on Wednesdays, Holy Cross is 6-1.

MID-MAJOR HAPPENINGS: In the last College Insider Mid-Major Poll published on Feb. 4, the Crusaders have five points, which are the 16th most points out of teams receiving votes. Navy is currently ranked No. 18 in the poll with 263 points, while Army has the most points outside of the top-25 with 62 points. American also has received nine points in the voting. Holy Cross was ranked 19th for two straight weeks, which was its highest ranking in the four-year history of the poll. The next mid-major poll is released on Feb. 11.

AN ELITE CLUB: Senior Alex Smith (Delran, N.J.) is one of six current Division I women's basketball players who have accumulated over 1,500 points, 500 assists and 400 rebounds in a career. Smith is also the only Holy Cross player ever to achieve those numbers as she has totaled 1,523 points, 523 assists and 426 rebounds as a Crusader.

MILESTONES WITHIN REACH: Many current Crusader players are closing in on Holy Cross records or personal milestones. Senior Alex Smith is 15 points away from joining Holy Cross' top-10 all-time scoring leaders, while she is nine dimes away from fifth place in both Holy Cross' and the Patriot League's assist record book. Smith is also four steals from 200 in her career, which would be the 10th most in Holy Cross history. Senior Brisje Malone is 32 points away from becoming the 30th player in Holy Cross history with 1,000 career points. She is now in 10th place all-time with 417 career assists and is three helpers from ninth place in Holy Cross history. Malone and Smith are the only two Crusaders ever to accumulate over 900 points, 400 assists and 400 rebounds in a career, as Malone currently has 968 points, 417 assists, and 445 rebounds. Malone also earned her 100th career start in the last game at Bucknell. Sophomore Molly Hourigan (Memphis, N.Y.) is one blocked shot away from tying for ninth in Holy Cross history and two away from eighth place. Junior Emily Parker crossed the 400 rebounds plateau in the last game at Bucknell as she now has career totals of 648 points and 406 rebounds.

SCOUTING REPORT: Army comes into this contest with a 17-5 overall record and is in second place in the Patriot League with a 9-2 mark. The Black Knights are currently riding a five-game winning streak with victories over Colgate (62-45), American (64-63), Boston University (72-45), Loyola (56-45, OT) and most recently first-place Navy (54-48). Army began the Patriot League slate with a 2-2 record. The Black Knights are led by reigning Patriot League Player and Rookie of the Year, sophomore Kelsey Minato, who ranks first in the conference with 20.3 points per game and leads the squad with 3.3 assists per contest. Senior Jen Hazlett is second on Army with 13.3 points per game and leads the squad with 6.9 boards per game. Army is led by 2012-2013 Patriot League Coach of the Year, Dave Magarity, who is in his eighth season at the helm of the Black Knights (138-94). Prior to Army, Magarity was the head coach of the Marist men's team (1986-2004) and the St. Francis men's team (1978-1983).

NEXT TIME OUT: Following the game at Army, the Crusaders will return home on Saturday, Feb. 15 to host Lehigh at 3:00 p.m. at the Hart Center. The contest will be the team's annual "Pink Zone" and "Senior Day" game and will also be a part of Holy Cross' winter homecoming celebration.

RAQ-ING UP THE REBOUNDS: Holy Cross sophomore forward Raquel Scott (Ridgewood, N.J.) has been a key reason for the Crusaders' success this season with her dominant play in the paint. Scott currently leads the squad with 15.5 points and 9.0 rebounds, while shooting at a 48.1 percent clip from the field (139 of 289). Scott has led Holy Cross in rebounding in 17 of the 23 games this season and leads the squad and also the Patriot League with 11 double-doubles. In the last game at Bucknell (2/8), she tallied 10 points and five boards in 16 minutes of action, while in the win over Colgate (2/5), Scott poured in a team-high 15 points and four rebounds to go along with a career-best eight assists. Versus American (2/1), she was limited to eight points and three rebounds, while at Loyola (1/29), she recorded her 11th double-double of the season with 16 points and a game-best 12 caroms. In the three games prior to Loyola, she recorded double-doubles versus Navy (10 points, 11 rebounds), Lafayette (18 points, 12 rebounds) and Lehigh (23 points, 16 rebounds). She also played well versus Army (15 points, five rebounds, three steals), Colgate (16 points, career-best 16 rebounds), American (15 points, 10 rebounds), Boston University (career-best 24 points, 10 rebounds), Boston College (16 points, 10 rebounds), Fordham (21 points, eight rebounds), Massachusetts (21 points, 12 rebounds), Manhattan (15 points, 13 rebounds), Northeastern (17 points, 10 rebounds) and Dartmouth (22 points, seven rebounds, five assists). On Dec. 2, Scott was named Patriot League Anaconda Sports Player of the Week, in helping the Crusaders to a pair of victories over UMass and Manhattan. For her performance against Dartmouth, Scott was named the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week (11/11).

SMITH PLAYS WELL AT THE POINT: Senior guard Alex Smith has been a key player to this year's team at the point guard position. She is the only player on the roster to start in all 23 games and currently averages 13.7 points, 5.2 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 1.7 steals per contest. Smith also has a .412 shooting percentage (113 of 274) and has drilled 66 of 172 from behind the arc (38.4 percent). In the last game at Bucknell (2/8), she totaled 12 points and five helpers, while in the win over Colgate (2/5), she canned a trio of three-pointers en route to an 11 point performance. Versus American (2/1), Smith recorded 15 points and a contest-high seven assists while also scoring her 1,500th point. At Loyola (1/29) she tallied a game-best 17 points and five rebounds, as she went four of six from behind the arc, while versus Navy (1/25), Smith totaled 11 points and a game-best six assists and also eclipsed the 500 career assist milestone. In the win over Lafayette (1/22), Smith scored a team-best 22 points on four of nine shooting from behind the arc to go along with five assists and moved into 11th place on Holy Cross' all-time scoring list. At Lehigh (1/18), Smith tallied 19 points, six rebounds and five assists and went five of 11 from behind the arc, while against Army (1/15), she posted a team-best 19 points to eclipse the career mark of 1,400 total points in her career. Versus Bucknell (1/11), Smith totaled 17 points and a game-high seven assists. She also played well during the Cyclone Challenge (6.5 assists per game), Quinnipiac (career-best 31 points – set Holy Cross record for most points (27) in one half), Northeastern (15 points, eight assists), Manhattan (13 points, eight assists), UMass (23 points, five three-pointers made), Bryant (19 points, five rebounds, five steals) and UMass Lowell (17 points, seven rebounds, seven assists, four steals). She was named Patriot League Anaconda Player of the Week on Dec. 23. For her career, Smith has 1,523 points (11th in HC history), 523 assists (sixth in HC history), 426 rebounds and 196 steals.

MIFSUD WITH INCREASED ROLE IN BACKCOURT: Crusader sophomore guard Lisa Mifsud has played a significant role in the backcourt this season for Holy Cross. She has started in 22 of the 23 games this year and is currently averaging 10.5 points, 3.3 assists and 2.0 rebounds per contest. Mifsud has also drained 34.3 percent of her shots from behind the arc (36 of 105), which is second on the team. She led the team during the last game at Bucknell (2/8) with 16 points and five assists as well as a three for six clip from behind the arc. In the win over Colgate (2/5), she posted 12 points and four assists, while at Loyola (1/29), Mifsud scored 10 points and went five of six from the charity stripe. She scored a team-high 12 points versus Navy (1/25), while in the win over Lafayette (1/22), she recorded 19 points and a team-best six assists, as she was five of eight shooting from behind the arc. At Lehigh (1/18), Mifsud tallied 15 points, seven rebounds (tied a career-high) and three rebounds, while against Army (1/15), she posted 12 points and a team-best six assists. Mifsud set a career-high with 23 points versus Bucknell (1/11). She also played well versus Colgate (10 points), American (nine points, three assists), Boston College (11 points), Fordham (11 points, four assists), Manhattan (11 points, three three-pointers), UMass Lowell (15 points, seven assists, five rebounds) and Dartmouth (12 points, four helpers).

HOURIGAN PLAYS BIG DOWN LOW: Holy Cross sophomore center Molly Hourigan has played well this season for Holy Cross and is averaging 5.6 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.0 blocks through 23 games played. Over the past eight games, Hourigan has compiled 26 blocked shots and currently ranks second in the Patriot League. In the win against Colgate (2/5), she totaled nine points, a team-high seven rebounds and three blocks, while versus American (2/1), she posted seven points, four boards and two blocked shots. In the win over Loyola (1/29), Hourigan had her best game in a Crusader uniform as the sophomore notched her first career double-double with 16 points (ties career-best) and a career-high 10 rebounds. Against Navy (1/25), she tallied seven points, nine rebounds and five blocks, while at Lehigh (1/18), she had 12 points, five boards and five blocked shots. Versus Army (1/15), she recorded a career-best six blocks, while against Bucknell (1/11) she made her first start of the season. Hourigan also had good games versus Iowa State (10 points, five rebounds), Boston College (seven rebounds), Northeastern (eight rebounds), UMass Lowell (10 points and five rebounds) and Dartmouth (seven points, seven rebounds and three blocks).

PARKER STRONG IN THE POST: Holy Cross junior Emily Parker has been an important cog in the frontcourt this season for the Crusaders and saw her first action in seven games in the win over Colgate (2/5). Through 16 games played, she averages 11.5 points, 7.0 rebounds and 1.6 blocks per contest. She is also shooting at a 52.7 percent clip (69 of 131) from the field. In the last game at Bucknell (2/8), Parker totaled 15 points and hauled in a team-high eight rebounds, while also recording her 400th career carom. Versus the Raiders, she played 11 minutes and tallied eight points and five rebounds. Prior to her injury, Parker recorded a career-best 23 points and 12 rebounds at Colgate (1/8), while against American (1/5) she tallied 17 points and eight rebounds. Against Boston University (1/2), Parker tallied 12 points, nine rebounds and three blocked shots. For her performance, she was named the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week (1/6). Parker also played well versus Saint Louis (13 points), Quinnipiac (12 points), Fordham/Northeastern (eight points, eight rebounds), Manhattan (eight points, five rebounds, four blocks), UMass (11 points, 12 rebounds), Bryant (14 points, five rebounds), UMass Lowell (13 points, seven rebounds) and Dartmouth (11 points, nine rebounds).

MALONE PUTTING UP GREAT NUMBERS: Senior guard Brisje Malone has had a great season for the Crusaders thus far and currently averages 9.9 points, 5.1 rebounds and 4.5 assists per contest. She also ranks first on the team with 1.8 steals per game. In the last game at Bucknell (2/8), she totaled 15 points, four assists and four steals, while moving into 10th place in HC history in career helpers. In the win over Colgate (2/5), Malone tallied nine points, three assists and a trio of swipes, while at Loyola (1/29), she made the start and posted eight points and five rebounds. After missing four games with an injury, Malone saw action off the bench versus Navy (1/25). At Colgate (1/8), she tallied 12 points and a game-best five assists, while versus American (1/5), Malone totaled seven points and nine rebounds. Against Boston University (1/2), she scored a season-high 19 points and also posted five rebounds, five assists and four steals, while versus St. Louis, Malone scored the game-winning basket at the buzzer to lift the Crusaders to a 51-49 victory. She tallied 11 points and eight rebounds versus the Billikens. For her performance, she was named the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week (12/30). Malone also played well versus Quinnipiac (15 points, 12 assists, nine rebounds; second double-double of season), Northeastern (14 points, seven rebounds, seven assists), Manhattan (11 points, eight assists, seven rebounds, five steals) and UMass Lowell (16 points, 12 rebounds; third career double-double). Malone is just 32 points away from 1,000 in her career.

GANSER AND SULLIVAN BACK IN ACTION: Holy Cross forwards, senior captain Christine Ganser (Needham, Mass.) and junior Clare Sullivan (Belmont, Mass.) have both returned to action after missing most of the season with injuries. Ganser is averaging 4.3 points and 3.1 rebounds in 16.4 minutes per game. In the win over Colgate, she hauled in six boards, while versus American (2/1), she totaled a season-best nine points to go along with four rebounds. She earned her first start of the season versus Navy (1/25) and scored eight points, while in the win over Lafayette (1/22), she totaled five points and five rebounds. Sullivan, who missed 12 contests, saw her first game action since Nov. 16 versus Bucknell (1/11) and is averaging 3.2 points and 0.9 rebounds per contest. Against the Bison, she tallied six points and two boards in 10 minutes, while she scored six points at Lehigh (1/18) and versus Lafayette (1/22).

BACKCOURT DEPTH: Holy Cross has used a trio of guards off the bench this season to give it the ability to have many different lineups. Senior Kelly Hamner (Manassas, Va.) has played in 22 games and provides the Crusaders with a physical on-ball defender. She is averaging 1.4 points and 1.8 rebounds per game this season. Second-year players Kate Gillespie (Washington, D.C.) and Jenn Walsh (Dallas, Texas) also have seen action this season off the bench. Gillespie has played in 22 games and averages 1.5 points and 0.9 rebounds per contest, while Walsh has seen action in seven games.

FRESHMEN SEE EXPANDED ROLE: Holy Cross freshmen Jenn Dynis (St Louis, Mo.) and Madelyn Ganser (Needham, Mass.) have helped the Crusaders off the bench this season. Ganser, the sister of senior forward Christine, has played in 20 games and averages 1.3 points and 2.0 rebounds in 11.6 minutes per game. She posted four points and tied a career-high with four rebounds versus Army (1/15), while she had three points and four rebounds against Bucknell (1/11). Ganser scored a career-best five points at Manhattan. Dynis has appeared in 17 games, with one start at UMass Lowell. Versus the Riverhawks, she recorded a career-best 11 points and five rebounds.

SMITH AND GANSER NAMED 2013-2014 CAPTAINS: This season, the Crusaders will have two senior captains. Forward Christine Ganser and guard Alex Smith will lead the Crusaders during the 2013-2014 campaign. Smith was co-captain with graduate Amy Lepley during the 2012-2013 season.

CRUSADERS PICKED FOURTH IN PRESEASON POLL: Holy Cross was picked to finish fourth in the 2013-2014 Patriot League preseason poll, receiving 112 points. Navy was tabbed to finish first in the poll after receiving 157 points and 14 first-place votes. Army was picked second in the poll with 133 points and three first-place votes, while new conference member Boston University finished in third place with 128 points and three first-place votes. After the Crusaders at fourth, Lehigh was picked fifth with 97 points and American was tabbed sixth with 87 points. Bucknell (seventh, 62 points), new league member Loyola (Md.) (eighth, 54 points), Lafayette (ninth, 37 points) and Colgate (10th, 33 points) round out the 10 teams in the Patriot League. Navy senior forward Jade Geif was named Preseason Player of the Year. Kelsey Minato of Army, Rashidat Agboola of BU, Kerry Kinek of Lehigh, Alex Smith of Holy Cross and Geif were all named to the Preseason All-League team.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS 2.0: The Crusaders motto of "unfinished business" will carry over to this season, as the team was bested for the second straight year in the Patriot League championship game by Navy. After earning the fourth seed in the Patriot League Tournament in 2012-2013, Holy Cross defeated Lehigh and Colgate, both at home, to earn a trip to the championship contest. The Mids, however, claimed the 72-53 victory to earn their third consecutive Patriot League title. Holy Cross will look to improve on its No.4 seed from last season to put itself in position to host multiple tournament games and earn a trip to the NCAA tournament.

SMITH NOMINATED FOR PAIR OF AWARDS: Alex Smith has been nominated for a pair of Division I women's basketball awards. Prior to the season, she was named one of the 30 candidates for the Senior CLASS Award for Division I women's basketball. The Senior CLASS Award recognizes NCAA student-athletes who have notable achievements in four area of excellence – community, classroom, character and competition. The 30 candidates will be narrowed down to 10 finalists midway through the regular season and those names will be placed on the official ballot. More recently, Smith was one of 52 Division I women's basketball players nominated to the Allstate Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Good Works Team. In its second year, the Allstate WBCA Good Works Team honors players at all levels of college basketball who represent the sport's finest in the areas of leadership and charitable achievements amongst their peers. A total of 84 women's basketball players from all levels of collegiate play were listed as nominees for the Allstate Good Works Team. From the 84 WBCA nominees submitted by coaches and sports information directors across the nation on behalf of their schools, special voting panels will select one 10-member team comprised of five student-athletes from the NCAA® Division I level and five student-athletes from NCAA® Divisions II, III and the NAIA. More information about the Allstate WBCA Good Works Team® is available at www.wbca.org. For more information about the Senior CLASS award, go to www.seniorclassaward.com/womensbasketball.

HELP ME HELP YOU: Holy Cross' impressive start to the season is a testament to its selflessness on the offensive end of the floor. As of Feb. 2, the Crusaders are ranked 14th in the nation and first in the Patriot League with 18.1 assists per contest (currently 18.4 per game). The Crusaders have had over 20 helpers in a game eight times this season and have assists on 72 percent of their field goals. Against Manhattan, Holy Cross dished out 26 assists on 29 field goals and had a season-best 28 assists on 32 shots in the season opener versus Dartmouth. As of the Feb. 2 rankings, Alex Smith is 42nd in the country with 5.3 helpers per contest (currently 5.2), while Brisje Malone is 93rd in the nation with 4.6 assists per game (currently 4.5). Last season, Holy Cross ranked first in the Patriot League and 34th in the nation with 15.5 assists per contest.

HOLY CROSS' HIGH OCTANE OFFENSE: The Holy Cross offense has been a big part of its success this season. The Crusaders currently rank first in assists per game (18.3), second in field goal percentage (42.3) and scoring offense (69.7) and fourth in scoring margin (+3.9). Holy Cross has four players (Raquel Scott, Alex Smith, Emily Parker and Lisa Mifsud) who all are averaging double-digit points per game. The Crusaders scored their most points in regulation (92) against UMass Lowell since the 2001-2002 season. The team also tallied 84 points in the season opener versus Dartmouth. Holy Cross has scored 80 or more points in five contests this season, which is the most games since the 2002-2003 team accomplished this mark six times. Last year, the Crusaders ranked first in the Patriot League in points per game (59.9), field goal percentage (.414) and second in the conference in three-pointers per game (5.7) and three-point field goal percentage (.332).

HOLY CROSS IN THE NCAA STATISTICS: This season, the Crusaders are ranked in the Top-75 in the NCAA Division I leaders in four statistical categories. In addition, Alex Smith, Brisje Malone, Raquel Scott and Molly Hourigan are all ranked in the Top-75 in seven individual statistics as well. The rankings through games on Feb. 6:

Category                                              Rank                     Player / Team                               Value              
Assists Per Game 11 Holy Cross 18.4
  49 Alex Smith 5.2
Assist/Turnover Ratio 15 Holy Cross 1.29
  21 Alex Smith 2.50
  66 Brisje Malone 1.93
Three-Pointers Per Game 26 Alex Smith 2.91
Double-Doubles 27 Raquel Scott 11.0
Turnovers Per Game 51 Holy Cross 14.3
Blocked Shots Per Game 56 Molly Hourigan 1.80
Three-Point Percentage 66 Alex Smith 38.8
  73 Holy Cross 34.0
Rebounds Per Game 69 Raquel Scott 9.2


HOME SWEET HOME:
 Holy Cross boasts a very strong record when playing at the Hart Center. In now their 40th season, the Crusaders have an all-time record winning percentage of .737 when playing their games at home (359-128). Since Holy Cross went to Division I during the 1982-83 season, they hold an even better .757 winning percentage with a record of 320-103 at the Hart Center. 

CRUSADER VISION & THE PATRIOT LEAGUE NETWORK: Live video streaming of all Holy Cross home non-conference games and most Patriot League regular season games during the 2013-2014 season will be available over the internet through Crusader Vision and the Patriot League Network. The package, done in association with Campus Insiders, is available free of charge. For details on how to view games through Crusader Vision or the Patriot League Network, visit 'www.GoHolyCross.com' or "www.PatriotLeague.org".

ON THE RADIO: Seven of the Crusaders' basketball contests during the 2013-2014 season will be carried by Emmanuel Radio, WNEB 1230 AM in Worcester.  Holy Cross Hall of Famer Bob Fouracre is in his 27th season calling the play-by-play for Crusader basketball on the radio. In addition, Jeremy Lechan and Dick Lutsk are in their 10th year on the Holy Cross broadcast crew, and will handle either play-by-play or color commentary for selected games. All games aired on Emmanuel Radio can also be heard live over the internet at 'www.1230radio.com'.  WCHC 88.1 FM, the Holy Cross student station, will also carry a number of games this year.

ON TELEVISION: Holy Cross will have at least three games shown on live television during the 2013-2014 season. The Crusaders had five appearances last season, while appearing seven times in 2011-2012. Holy Cross was on television five times in 2010-11 and six times in 2009-10. Here is a look at Holy Cross' television schedule for the 2013-2014 season:

Jan. 2 vs. Boston University: Charter TV3
Jan. 18 at Lehigh: Service Electric Cable Network
Feb. 26 vs. Loyola (Md.): Charter TV3

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